- Global Automakers Begins Leadership Transition
May 21 2013 6:48 PM ET
WASHINGTON, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the auto industry's most seasoned Washington representatives, Michael J. Stanton, president and CEO of the Association of Global Automakers, announced his plans to retire in early 2014 to spend more time with family and friends.
- StorageCraft offers free data backup, disaster recovery software to businesses impacted by Texas, Oklahoma tornadoes
May 21 2013 6:45 PM ET
DRAPER, Utah, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the recent devastating tornadoes in Oklahoma and Texas, StorageCraft Technology Corporation is offering a free three-day version of its backup and disaster recovery software, StorageCraft® ShadowProtect® IT Edition. This free download is available to businesses and non-profit organizations in the regions that were affected by the storms.
- UMCOR Assists Tornado Victims in Oklahoma
May 21 2013 6:43 PM ET
NEW YORK, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR), the relief and development arm of The United Methodist Church, has been in contact with local partners after a mile-wide tornado claimed dozens of lives and injured hundreds in Moore, Oklahoma on Monday.
- Briggs Subaru Receives Coveted Subaru Stellar Care Award in 2012
May 21 2013 6:43 PM ET
MANHATTAN, Kan., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Briggs Subaru has received a Subaru Stellar Care Award for 2012, marking their successful efforts in providing the highest level of care in all areas of customer-focused performance. This coveted annual award from Subaru is given to Subaru Dealers who demonstrate a commitment to the customer that's present in every aspect of the dealership. Stellar Care Award winners are an elite
- W.T.B. Financial Corporation Declares Common Stock Cash Dividend
May 21 2013 6:37 PM ET
SPOKANE, Wash., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- W.T.B. Financial Corp announced today that a cash dividend of $0.40 per common share will be paid on June 14, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 3, 2013.
- EU Trade Commissioner in New York City Highlights Global Benefits of Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 21 2013 6:34 PM ET
WASHINGTON, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht in New York City today discussed the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership. In his speech to the European American Chamber of Commerce, he stressed that removing transatlantic trade barriers will deliver major benefits to the European Union and the United States, boosting economic growth and stimulating business confidence.
- Pandora Chief Revenue Officer to Appear at OMMA Mobile Conference
May 21 2013 6:29 PM ET
OAKLAND, Calif., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pandora (NYSE: P), the leading Internet radio service, today announced that the company's Chief Revenue Officer, Mr. John Trimble, will participate in an on-stage Q&A during the OMMA Mobile Conference as part of Internet Week in New York City.
Mr. Trimble will be interviewed by Joe Mandese, Editor in Chief of MediaPost on Wednesday, May 22 at 10:30 a.m. ET / 7:30 a.m. PT.
- NABP's .PHARMACY Proposal Passes Initial ICANN Evaluation
May 21 2013 6:22 PM ET
MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Reaching a critical milestone in the generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) approval process, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) application to own and operate the .PHARMACY domain suffix has passed the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) initial evaluation. NABP intends to launch the .PHARMACY gTLD by the end of 2013, and will make the new domain available to legitimate online pharmacies and related entities that are located in the United States as well as in other countries.
- Republic Records Founders Monte and Avery Lipman Deliver University at Albany Commencement Address
May 21 2013 6:21 PM ET
NEW YORK, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Records Chairman and CEO Monte Lipman, '86 and President and COO Avery Lipman, '88 returned to their alma mater, University at Albany, to deliver the commencement address at the 169th ceremony this past Sunday, May 19th. More than 13,000 attendees, including 2,250 new graduates, congregated on the school's Entry Plaza lawn for the undergraduate commencement ceremony at which the esteemed alumni spoke.
- Anheuser-Busch Delivers More Than 51,000 Cans Of Water To Assist Tornado Relief Efforts In Oklahoma City
May 21 2013 6:19 PM ET
ST. LOUIS, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Anheuser-Busch is providing 2,156 cases of emergency drinking water — or 51,744 cans — for use by relief workers and residents affected by the tornado in Oklahoma City and its surrounding suburbs.
- Argentinian Designer Rodrigo Otazu New Brand Rodrigo New York For Exclusive Look Check www.rodrigonewyork.com
May 21 2013 6:16 PM ET
NEW YORK, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rodrigo Otazu is an artist. He is a jeweler, photographer and icon of the fashion world. Well known as "Jeweler to the Stars", his work is edgy, chic and voguish, prevailing alongside the sirens of global contemporary culture. Lady Gaga, Madonna, Katy Perry, and Jennifer Lopez count amongst his celebrity clientele.
- SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Law Office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of SoundBite Communications, Inc. SDBT
May 21 2013 6:15 PM ET
BALA CYNWYD, Pa., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of SoundBite Communications, Inc. ("SoundBite" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SDBT) relating to the proposed acquisition by Genesys.
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- Laureate Summit on Youth & Jobs Brings Together Leaders from Across Europe
May 21 2013 6:15 PM ET
BALTIMORE, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Confronting the serious challenges around youth unemployment in Europe, President Bill Clinton and His Royal Highness the Prince of Asturias addressed more than 200 government officials, business executives, academic leaders and students during a summit at the Universidad Europea in Madrid, Spain. Several European ministers as well as senior multinational business leaders participated in the summit, including:
- Art Van, WDIV-TV And Forgotten Harvest Help Victims Of Oklahoma Tornado
May 21 2013 6:12 PM ET
WARREN, Mich., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Art Van Furniture is teaming up with WDIV-TV's Ruth to the Rescue and Forgotten Harvest to aid victims devastated by Monday's tornado in Oklahoma. Art Van Furniture is asking Metro Detroiters to donate non-perishable food items or personal hygiene items. Recommended donations are canned and packaged foods, toothbrushes, soap and other basic toiletries. Donations can be made at all 18 Metro Detroit Art Van Furniture locations, including stores in Howell, Ann Arbor and Port Huron. The collection will continue until Sunday, June 2, 2013.
- American Indian College Fund Names Bill Black, Tom Brooks, and Jeffrey Fillerup to Board of Trustees
May 21 2013 6:12 PM ET
DENVER, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Indian College Fund named three new members to its Board of Trustees at its 2013 quarterly spring meeting in Green Bay, Wisconsin. New trustees include Mr. Bill Black, Vice President and Executive Director of the Comcast Foundation and Director of Community Investment for Comcast Corporation; Thomas S. Brooks, Vice President, AT&T External & Legislative Affairs; and Jeffrey Fillerup, Partner, McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP.
- Lance-Sponsored NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race Concert Draws Thousands of Fans at Charlotte Motor Speedway
May 21 2013 6:08 PM ET
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Country music singer, songwriter and two-time GRAMMY nominee, Josh Turner, performed in front of thousands of fans at a pre-race concert presented by Lance® sandwich crackers on Saturday, May 18, at the 29th annual NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
- Allstate Assisting Oklahoma Homeowners After Severe Tornadoes
May 21 2013 6:07 PM ET
NORTHBROOK, Ill., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allstate Insurance Company is on the ground in Oklahoma assisting customers and residents following the recent rash of tornadoes across the state. Two mobile claim centers are currently set up in Moore and Shawnee. Adjusters are helping those insured with one of the Allstate companies start the claims process.
- Mediaocean and ADstruc Announce Integrated OOH Platform
May 21 2013 6:04 PM ET
NEW YORK, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ADstruc, the leading planning and buying platform for the outdoor advertising industry, and Mediaocean, the largest independent advertising technology company, with annual billings over $130 billion, partnered to provide the first fully integrated OOH platform for advertising agencies.
- Los Alamos Director Echoes Cyber Concerns
May 21 2013 6:01 PM ET
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Los Alamos National Laboratory Director Charlie McMillan told a gathering of energy executives today that securing the electrical grid is a major concern now and it's only becoming more serious.
- Mercury Ready To Help Customers Impacted By Oklahoma Twisters
May 21 2013 6:00 PM ET
LOS ANGELES, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercury's Emergency Claims Team has been activated and stands ready to assist policyholders who may have been forced to evacuate their homes, or whose property has suffered damage from the devastating storms that cut through Oklahoma. Representatives are available to help with claims (http://www.mercuryinsurance.com/insurance-claims/how-to-file-insurance-claim.html), arrange for temporary housing or provide assistance with living expenses